Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

George Ward Tjungurrayi

 (born c.1947)
George Ward Tjungurrayi is active/lives in Australia.  George Tjungurrayi is known for Aborginial painting.

Biography   George Ward Tjungurrayi


George Ward Tjungurrayi (b. c. 1947)

George Ward Tjungurrayi was born c. 1947 "in the bush" in Pintupi country across the WA border.  George or Wakanintja by his indigenous name is married to Nyungawarra Ward Napurrula and is the father of artist Gracie Ward Napaltjarri.  George is half brother to other famous artists, Willy Tjungurrayi and Yala Yala Gibbs Tjungurrayi (now deceased).

Trucked in to Papunya in the 60s by Jeremy Long's Welfare Branch patrols, he lived in Warburton, Wiluna and Jigalong before returning to Pintupi country and the settlement of Kintore arcross the NT border.
 
George began painting in West Camp in Papunya about 1976 for Papunya Tula Artists, the same time as his older brother W   ...  Displaying 750 of 2541 characters.

    >   Continue reading about George Ward Tjungurrayi

People viewing  George Ward Tjungurrayi  also view


John Olsen


Lofty Nabarrayal Nadjamerrek
    
>  See more artists also viewed by people who viewed George Ward Tjungurrayi


Discover art and art prices ...
•  Auction records and images
•  Record prices, graphs, stats
•  Artist signature examples
•  More about subscribing

Example(s) of this artist's work:
Untitled
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research George Ward Tjungurrayi

Consider a subscription!  More info



30